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Djibouti – Living Specimen GeologicallyKnown as the “Living Specimen Geologically”, the Republic of Djibouti is located at the west bank of Aden (northeast of Africa) and the communication hub where the Red Sea enters into the Indian Ocean. Djibouti is endowed with abundant coral reefs, different kinds of tropical fishes and other living things surviving in coral reefs, relatively higher water quality and limpid sea water. In Djibouti, there are 13 regions suitable for diving. Featuring beautiful ocean scenery, Djibouti manages to attract lots of tourists via a series of attractions represented by the White Beach. Why not take your UnionPay cards (card number starting with 62) to uncover the mysterious veil of the “Geological Living Specimen ”.
POS acceptanceAll of the CSC Bank and The Silk Road International Bank (SIB) merchants accept UnionPay cards. Since that some of the merchants have yet to put up the UnionPay signage, cardholders may show their UnionPay cards upon the till and inquire about UnionPay acceptance.Dual brand cards are not accepted as UnionPay cards in Djibouti, please use UnionPay single-branded card (card number starting with 62) to enjoy various UnionPay offers.
Cash withdrawalIn Djibouti, UnionPay cards can be accepted forwithdrawing US dollar at CSC Bank ATMs. Most ATMs offer Chinese and Englishinterface.
Pleaserefer to the latest government policy on overseas cash withdrawal via UnionPaycards at "Help Center-Card-using Instructions-Refined Card-using Tips". Daily cashwithdrawal limit from respective issuers and/or ATM may apply. Please consultyour issuer on the possible cap on the amount. You may split your withdrawalsinto several times which comply with the limit(s).
ATM commission fee consists of two parts:
(1)Service fee charged by the issuer: please consult the issuer for details.
(2)Service fee charged by the ATM acquirer in Djibouti: some ATMs will charge commission fee, which is charged by the local banks in Djibouti and which has nothing to do with UnionPay or the issuer.
Cash withdrawal via debit card results in a lower commission fee.
Select PINs that cannot be easily guessed by anyone.
Never disclose your PIN to anyone who claims to represent the bank or the police.
Be alert to your surroundings before conducting any banking transactions.
Keep a close eye on your credit card during transaction to avoid any illegal activities.
If your UnionPay card has been stolen/lost, please inform the issuer immediately.